The competition generated big expectations amongst the attendees and amongst the riders themselves who emphasised the perfect organisation, with excellent sign posting and well worked and technical sections.
In the ‘Elite’ men’s category, there was a qualifying lap of two rounds to a total of five sections. The four best passed automatically to the final. A member of the ProRACE team, Ion Areitio, was not able to make the final because of an unfortunate move in the first round where he received the maximum penalty (5). In the second round, Ion did not put a foot wrong, but unfortunately he remained a step away from the final.
In the final competed for between Abel Mustieles, Rafa Tibau, Sergi Llongueras and Eloi Palau, it was the former who won.
In the Elite women’s category, Manon Baseville was not able to pass sixth position from a total of eight riders. Manon indicated that it had been a bad day on which she did not feel comfortable. Irene Caminos reached the highest step on the podium.
If you want to see multimedia content from the competition, we recommend you search for the hashtag #CopaCatalanaTrial on our social media pages, where you can listen to rider statements and images from the day.